Pharmacy Practice and Science Department Highlights: April 2020

(April 1, 2020) 


Targeted temperature management: quantifying the extent of serum electrolyte and blood glucose shifts in post-cardiac arrest patients. Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag 2020;10:76-81.

Pharmacists and the opioid crisis: A narrative review of pharmacists’ practice roles. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2020;3:478-84.

Identifying drug therapy problems through patient consultation at community pharmacies A Quality Improvement Project. Journal of Patient Safety. Published ahead of print. J Patient Saf. 2020;16(1): 19-23.  doi: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000228. 

Raising the interprofessional bar in your specialty interprofessional healthcare organization. J Am Coll Clin Pharm 2020;3:398-9.

Impact evaluation of a four-year academic-community partnership in provision of medication management and tertiary prevention services for rural patients with diabetes and/or hypertension. Preventive Medicine Reports. 2020;17:101038. Doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.101038

Preliminary investigation of pharmacist-delivered, direct-to-provider interventions to reduce co-prescribing of opioids and benzodiazepines among a Medicare population. Pharmacy.2020;8(25). Doi: 10.3390/pharmacy8010025


Bernadette Cornelison, PharmD and Beth Zerr, PharmD, BCACP will be presenting a poster at the AACP/NAM (Nonprescription Academy) 2020 Conference in May. The poster describes how they utilized the Pharmacist Patient Care Process to improve knowledge retention and student course evaluations in a self-care therapeutics course.